Shira Copans

Head of the Executive Office

Shira has more than ten years’ experience working in the International non-profit sector and dealing with the senior leadership and major stakeholders of organizations. Prior to joining the World Jewish Congress she served as Head of Governing Bodies and Donor Countries Unit at World ORT, the world’s largest Jewish education and vocational training non-governmental organization. Shira has a post-graduate degree in Science and Psychology from the University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa.